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Jeff N.

Los Angeles, CA


Experienced and Well-Educated Professional Forensic Accountant

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Background check passed as of 8/15/13
4.8 average from 6 ratings
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— Matin, Woodland Hills, CA on 11/8/13


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Macon State College
Business and IT
Woodbury University
Arizona State University


Macon State College (Business and IT)

Woodbury University (MBA)

Arizona State University (Master's)

About Jeff

I have undergraduate degrees in business, information technology, criminal justice, sociology, and economics. I continued my education with an MBA from Woodbury University, an MS in accounting from Kaplan University, and an MA in criminal justice from Arizona State University. My undergraduate studies yielded honors recognition and I maintained a 4.0 in all three of my graduate programs.

I have over 15 years of business expertise and 10 years of forensic accounting experience. As a California licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA), I have applied my multiple Masters' degrees to forensic accounting and consulting services. In addition, I am a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF), Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP), a Certified Management Accountant (CMA), and a Professional Certified Investigator (PCI).

I began tutoring during my undergraduate studies and have continued to offer similar training to fellow students in graduate school and colleagues at work. I am a part-time college professor and have taught accounting-centric courses. My knowledge base includes numerous ancillary fields to forensic accounting including the Microsoft suite programs, statistics, data analysis, investigative techniques, math, and report writing. Whether seeking assistance in a college course, for work, and or because, I am happy to facilitate your learning process.

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20 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90034
Background Check: Passed
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"Best tutor!"

- Matin, Woodland Hills, CA on 11/8/13

"Very knowledgeable."

- Charmaine, Chatsworth, CA on 10/10/13
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Test Preparation:
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General Computer, Microsoft Access,
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Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, QuickBooks,
Anthropology, Classics, Criminal Justice,
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Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Accounting, Business,
Career Development, Economics, Finance, GMAT, GRE, Law, Marketing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking, QuickBooks,
Tax Preparation

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I have been working in the business environment for over 15 years. In addition to my first-hand experience, I have multiple undergraduate and graduate degrees in business and business-related topics. I have also taught in colleges and trained staff personnel within my own organizations.

Criminal Justice

I have undergraduate and graduate degrees in criminal justice. During my career in forensic accounting, I have worked on many white-collar crime matters (e.g. Ponzi losses). These cases have involved financial forensic investigation techniques. Some of the reports I have prepared were for local law enforcement and even US attorneys.

Microsoft Access

I have an undergraduate degree in information technology that included a course in database theory and development. This course went covered the theoretical aspects of data normalization, primary keys, and relational database structures. The course also used numerous practical applications of Microsoft Access to exemplify the theoretical aspects discussed. I also use Access in my daily job sometimes when the complexity of data is not as suitable for Excel.

Microsoft Outlook

I have an undergraduate degree in IT and have been using Microsoft Outlook for the past decade. In addition to sending and receiving emails, I also use Outlook as my primary calendar and have it linked to my cell phone to give me reminders of upcoming meetings and appointments. There are some add-ons that I have installed for my Outlook including a ShareFile portal to send/receive large files from Outlook.


I have performed some general bookkeeping and accounting functions using QuickBooks in the early parts of my professional career. I currently review QuickBooks data in many of my engagements. I have also trained some clientele on how to enable/disable features and export month-over-month financial statements into a single Excel file. A few of our clients also using the cloud version on QuickBooks and I have performed some attestation services using QuickBooks backup data.

Tax Preparation

During my professional accounting career, I have prepared hundreds of returns. This includes tax returns for both individuals and corporations. I have utilized tax returns as a source document in many forensic engagements and have performed ancillary services for tax returns.

Macon State College
Business and IT
Woodbury University
Arizona State University


Macon State College (Business and IT)

Woodbury University (MBA)

Arizona State University (Master's)

Best tutor!

Jeff is an amazing tutor. He is extremely intelligent, patient, and approachable. His knowledge in the field is very extensive and thorough. He knows exactly how to help and offer effective additional practice. His experience as a teacher makes his explanations easy to understand. As an active accountant, he offers helpful advice and insight into the world of business. I highly recommend Jef

— Matin, Woodland Hills, CA on 11/8/13

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $80.00

Cancellation: 20 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jeff will travel within 10 miles of Los Angeles, CA 90034.